The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 87 126 120
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 13 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.07% 0.83% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.88% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 24
Median salary £37,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Scrum
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) TDD
5 14 (43.75%) OOP
5 14 (43.75%) C++
5 14 (43.75%) HTML
5 14 (43.75%) CSS
5 14 (43.75%) BDD
5 14 (43.75%) Ajax
5 14 (43.75%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) SDLC
6 12 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
6 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
7 11 (34.38%) Big Data
8 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
8 10 (31.25%) Open Source
9 9 (28.13%) RESTful
9 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
9 9 (28.13%) Web Services
9 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Information Governance
9 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Secure Coding
9 9 (28.13%) Microservices
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Internet

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Internet
2 5 (15.63%) SMTP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Big Data
2 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (15.63%) HBase
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.13%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Ajax
1 14 (43.75%) CSS
1 14 (43.75%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) RESTful
2 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) BDD
3 14 (43.75%) OOP
3 14 (43.75%) SDLC
3 14 (43.75%) TDD
4 12 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
5 10 (31.25%) Open Source
6 9 (28.13%) Automation Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Information Governance
6 9 (28.13%) Microservices
6 9 (28.13%) Regression Testing
6 9 (28.13%) Secure Coding
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) High Availability
8 4 (12.50%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) Low Latency
9 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
1 1 (3.13%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + benefits including an exceptional pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago